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emanate

verb

  1. (come up)  to proceed or issue forth, as from a source
    Type of: come up
  2. (emit)  to give out (breath or an odor)
    Synonyms: exhale, give forth. Type of: emit

Etymology summary

Latin emanatus, past participle of emanare, to flow out, arise from e-, out +...
(Source: New World Dictionary)  [more]

Definition references

Collins Dictionary:

emanate | emit [synonym, sense-specific]

[intransitive, often followed by] from to issue or proceed from or as from a source | [transitive] to send forth; emit (20 of 519 words, 2 definitions, 9 usage examples, pronunciation)

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Merriam-Webster:

emanate | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle] | emit [synonym, sense-specific] | cast [synonym, sense-specific] | discharge [synonym, sense-specific] | evolve [synonym, sense-specific] | exhale [synonym, sense-specific] | expel [synonym, sense-specific] | ...

to come out from a source | "emit" (7 of 140 words, 2 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

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Oxford Dictionary:

emanate | emanate from

("emanate from") | (of a feeling, quality, or sensation) issue or spread out from (a source) | originate from; be produced by | give out or emit (a ... (25 of 99 words, 4 definitions, 4 usage examples, pronunciation)

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Macmillan British Dictionary:

emanate [formal] | emanation [singular] | emanations [plural] | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle] | emanates [3rd-person singular present]

[intransitive] to come from a particular place | [intransitive/transitive] if you emanate a lot of a quality or feeling, or if it emanates from you, ... (24 of 88 words, 2 definitions, 3 usage examples, pronunciations)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/emanate

American Heritage Dictionary:

emanate | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle] | emanates [3rd-person singular present] | emanative [adjective, related]

To come or send forth, as from a source ; See Synonyms at stem1. (14 of 50 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

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New World Dictionary:

emanate | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle]

to come forth; issue, as from a source | [rare] to send forth; emit (13 of 46 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

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Cambridge Dictionary:

emanate [formal] | emanation [noun, derived]

to express a quality or feeling through the way that you look and behave (14 of 29 words, 1 usage example, pronunciations)

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Random House Dictionary:

emanate | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle]

to flow out, issue, or proceed, as from a source or origin; come forth; originate. | to send forth; emit. (19 of 28 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/emanate

Wiktionary:

emanate | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle] | emanates [3rd-person singular present] | manifest [synonym, sense-specific]

[intransitive] To come from a source; stem out of | [transitive, rare] To send or give out; manifest. (17 of 18 words, 2 definitions)

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Encarta Dictionary:

emanate | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle] | emanates [3rd-person singular present]

to come from or come out of somebody, something, or somewhere | to emit, send out, or give out something such as rays or information (formal) (25 of 75 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861608019​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology references

New World Dictionary:

emanate | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle]

Origin: Latin emanatus, past participle of emanare, to flow out, arise from e-, out + manare, to flow from Indo-European base ... (20 of 26 etymology words)

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Oxford Dictionary:

emanate | emanate from

First use: mid 18th century

Origin: Latin emanat- "flowed out", from the verb emanare, from e- (variant of ex-) "out" + manare "to flow"

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/emanate

Wiktionary:

emanate | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle] | emanates [3rd-person singular present]

Origin: Latin emanare ("to flow out, spring out of, arise, proceed from"), from e ("out") + manare ("to flow").

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/emanate

Collins Dictionary:

emanate

First use: 18th century

Origin: from Latin ēmānāre to flow out, from mānāre to flow

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/emanate

Merriam-Webster:

emanate | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle]

First use: 1756

Origin: Latin emanatus, past participle of emanare, from e- + manare to flow

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American Heritage Dictionary:

emanate | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle] | emanates [3rd-person singular present]

Origin: Latin ēmānāre, ēmānāt-, to flow out: ē-, ex-, ex- + mānāre, to flow.

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Online Etymology:

emanate

First use: 1756

Origin: Latin emanatus, past participle of emanare.

www​.etymonline​.com​/index​.php term=emanate

Encarta Dictionary:

emanate | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle] | emanates [3rd-person singular present]

First use: Mid-18th century

Origin: Latin emanat-, past participle of emanare "flow out, arise" from manare "flow"

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861608019​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

Collins Dictionary:

emanate

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "emanate"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "emanate"

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Macmillan British Dictionary:

emanate [formal] | emanation [singular] | emanations [plural] | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle] | emanates [3rd-person singular present]

Audio: British English pronunciation of "emanate"

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Macmillan American Dictionary:

emanate [formal] | emanation [singular] | emanations [plural] | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle] | emanates [3rd-person singular present]

Audio: North American pronunciation of "emanate"

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Cambridge Dictionary:

emanate [formal]

Audio 1: British English pronunuciation of "emanate"

Audio 2: North American English pronunuciation of "emanate"

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the Free Dictionary:

emanate

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Google Dictionary:

emanate | emanated [past tense] | emanating [present participle] | emanates [3rd-person singular present]

Audio: English pronunciation of "emanate"

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Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

emanate

Audio: North American pronunciation of "emanate"

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YourDictionary Audio:

emanate

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "emanate" by speech synthesizer

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